the increase?the groups blame the weak econnmy.with a high unemployment rate and lower salaaies -- not everyone will employer, and they might not - be able to afforddbuying it on their own.new legiilation is also a factor. this summer's stttes the option to expand medicaid only if they want to. that could leave some of the poorest americans uninsured. so just how much is the penalty?in 2014 it will be no more than 1% of income or $285 per family -- whichever is greater. but the penalty will rise.by 2016, it jumps to 2-and-a-half-percent of income, or about $2,000 per family still, most of the uninsured won't have to pay the fee...those with very low &pincomes who don't have to fil federal tax returns will be exempt.so will members of certainnreligious groups.i'm alison kosik in new york. compensation...for --- being duped. duped.how many millions of dollars victims of bernie madoff's ponzie scheme will get in a settlement.